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Human Rights Maps (62): How Californians and New Yorkers See America, and How Americans See the World

funny graphs californians

And how New Yorkers see it – a lot of empty space apparently, just good enough to fly over:

Saul Steinberg's View of the World from 9th Avenue cover for The New Yorker, March 1976

Saul Steinberg’s View of the World from 9th Avenue cover for The New Yorker, March 1976

And how Americans see Europe:

Europe according to the USA

(source, source)

And the rest of the world:

world map of prejudice

prejudice map

(source, click map to enlarge)

And how Ronald Reagan saw the world:

the world according to Ronald Reagan

Of course, when you laugh at the way people see some other people, you’re being just as prejudiced. Hence,┬áhere’s an anti-prejudice map (click to enlarge):

anti-prejudice map

(source)

Another anti-stereotype map:

stereotype map

(source)

And another:

stereotype map

More on prejudice (including the famous Allport’s scale). More on religious freedom. More on national unity.

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3 thoughts on “Human Rights Maps (62): How Californians and New Yorkers See America, and How Americans See the World

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